TRAC Intermodal Acquires Interstar Fleet Services, a Leading Provider of Emergency Road Service Repair Solutions to the Transportation Industry

01 Mar, 2016, 11:13 ET from TRAC Intermodal

PRINCETON, N.J., March 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- TRAC Intermodal completed its acquisition of Interstar Fleet Services, a leading provider of emergency road service repair solutions for the intermodal and commercial trucking industries.  The mission of the new entity, TRAC Interstar LLC, is to provide the quickest response time and most comprehensive repair service available to minimize driver roadside downtime.  

The combined operations of TRAC Intermodal and Interstar Fleet Services creates one of the largest nationwide vendor networks in North America and will offer breakdown services covering chassis, trucks and trailers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Our modern call center, located in Florence, Kentucky, uses proprietary software to manage each customer event, locate the closest available Interstar repair technician and actively manage the repair process from start to finish.

"TRAC is committed to providing high-quality equipment and superior service to all our customers. Having a national emergency road service operation will enable us to quickly respond to emergency situations and get our driver customers and their equipment back on the road. The people, systems and network provide an effective solution for us to help our customers," said Keith E. Lovetro, President and CEO of TRAC Intermodal.

"Joining forces with TRAC Intermodal will offer increased opportunities to provide effective solutions for our customers, growth opportunities for our employees and additional business to our highly-qualified national vendor network," said Rodney G. Goderwis, President of Interstar Fleet Services.

TRAC Intermodal and Interstar customers will have access to a broad and expanding network of repair options. The TRAC Interstar dispatch and management center will continue operating from its current location in Florence, KY. For more information, visit http://go.tracintermodal.com/trac-interstar

Motor carriers who want to learn more about establishing an account and transitioning to TRAC Interstar can email sales@interstar.com or call 859-962-4103. 

About TRAC Intermodal
TRAC Intermodal is North America's largest Chassis Pool Management Company and Intermodal Equipment Provider, as measured by assets. TRAC Intermodal provides short-term rentals through an extensive chassis pool network, long-term chassis leasing and pool & fleet management through the utilization of its proprietary PoolStat® information management system. TRAC Intermodal's active fleet consists of approximately 278,000 chassis. TRAC Intermodal has a broad operating footprint with 600 marine, 160 domestic and 60 depot locations across North America.

About Interstar Fleet Services
Interstar Fleet Services is a leading provider of emergency road service repair solutions for both intermodal and commercial transportation fleets.  Interstar provides breakdown services through an extensive nationwide service network including tire inventory sites strategically located along major interstate highways.  Interstar maintains and utilizes its own proprietary dispatch repair management system developed over 30+ years.    

Media Contact:
David Hamm
Senior Manager, Communications
TRAC Intermodal
dhamm@tracintermodal.com 
609-986-0260

SOURCE TRAC Intermodal



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